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Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)

Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)
A collection of news and information related to Teaching and Learning published by Tribune Company sources.
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  • Corona del Mar High students expelled in cheating scandal

    Corona del Mar High students expelled in cheating scandal
    Over the years, Corona del Mar High School has earned a reputation as one of the state's top public schools. Living in a seaside enclave of quaint old homes and cliff-top mansions, the school's students benefit from private tutors and their parents expect...
  • Letters: Judging teachers, helping teachers

    Re "Protect good teachers, fire bad ones," Editorial, Jan. 27 The Times overlooks an important dynamic of teaching skills: remediation. If we rely on student test scores to evaluate teacher quality, then we ignore the reality that all students learn...
  • Cal State leader lays out plan to speed graduation

    Cal State leader lays out plan to speed graduation
    California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White on Wednesday announced an ambitious agenda to move students more quickly to graduation by hiring more experienced faculty and advisors, increasing online courses and boosting other opportunities to...
  • Former Trade Tech foundation exec arrested in embezzlement case

    The former executive director of a foundation set up to help needy students at Los Angeles Trade Technical College was arrested Thursday on suspicion of embezzlement. Jiah Rhea Chung, 43, was arrested by investigators with the Los Angeles County...
  • Snowed-in Atlanta: Drivers trapped overnight; kids sleep at school

    Snowed-in Atlanta: Drivers trapped overnight; kids sleep at school
    ATLANTA, Ga. -- It was just a few inches of snow, but for the normally balmy South, enough of it fell to throw life into turmoil for millions of people from Louisiana to Virginia on Wednesday, trapping Atlanta motorists overnight on highways and forcing...
  • 11 students expelled in Corona del Mar High cheating scandal

    11 students expelled in Corona del Mar High cheating scandal
    Eleven students at Corona del Mar High School were expelled Tuesday in connection with a cheating scandal that has rocked the high-performing Orange County campus.  School officials allege that the students hacked into the district's computer system...
  • California student suspensions, expulsions have dropped, data show

    California student suspensions, expulsions have dropped, data show
    California schools have sharply reduced the number of students they are suspending or expelling amid growing pressure to keep students in school with alternative disciplinary measures, state officials announced Wednesday. The number of suspensions...
  • Get that degree and move on — to a major-college sports program

    Get that degree and move on — to a major-college sports program
    What happened with Mike Moser in Vegas didn't stay in Vegas. What happened was, after a freshman season spent languishing near the end of UCLA's basketball bench, Moser transferred to Nevada Las Vegas and had a breakout first season. The forward...
  • Winter storm slams South, stranding students, snarling traffic

    Winter storm slams South, stranding students, snarling traffic
    An unusual blanket of snow across the South triggered epic traffic snarls and stranded hundreds of students at their schools Tuesday. LATEST: Drivers trapped, kids sleep at school Louisiana, Mississippi, Georgia and Alabama struggled to cope with 2 to...
  • Trade-Tech foundation's former leader arrested in embezzlement case

    The former executive director of a foundation set up to help needy students at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College was arrested Thursday on suspicion of embezzlement and public corruption. Jiah Rhea Chung, 43, was arrested by investigators with the...
  • Mark Keppel named champs in L.A. County Academic Decathlon

    Mark Keppel named champs in L.A. County Academic Decathlon
    Mark Keppel High School in Alhambra clenched a narrow lead to win the 2014 Los Angeles County Academic Decathlon this month. The Aztecs garnered 46,23.70 points, only 36.30 more than second-place finisher South Pasadena High School, according to the L....